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Pinnacle Awards

The Pinnacle Awards program was established in 1958 to recognize and encourage excellence in broadcasting and service to the community by Nebraska radio and television stations. The NBA thanks our Pinnacle Awards sponsors: Pinnacle Bank and Nebraska Public Power District.

2023 Pinnacle Awards

Thursday, February 23rd, 2023 is the date on which all entries in the 2023 Pinnacle Awards Radio & TV categories of Best Newscast, Best Sportscast and the TV-only category of Best Weathercast must have aired.

All other Pinnacle Awards category entries must have first aired/appeared between April 1, 2022 and March 31, 2023 unless otherwise specified.

practice window for those new to the “Rock Our Awards” entry portal will be open from April 1 – 7.

The live entry window opens Thursday, April 13 and closes at 5 PM CT on Tuesday, May 2.

You can download our 2023 Criteria and Rules below.  Contact jim@ne-ba.org with any questions. 

 We look forward to seeing which NBA members will be recognized among the best of the best in Nebraska broadcasting on Wednesday, August 9 during our Annual Convention in La Vista!